If this email is not displaying correctly, please click here to view this email in your browser.

 
 
   

19 March 2021

 
 

Afterpay Day: a retail success story

 
 

The Register examines the growing success of retail holiday Afterpay Day and the benefits for participating retailers.  Bi-annual shopping event Afterpay Day is back, with participating retailers including Glassons, The Iconic, Specsavers and Mighty Ape offering up to 70% off thousands of items from Thursday 18 to Sunday 21 March.  Only four years old, Afterpay […]

 
  READ MORE  
 
  NEWS
 
  March 18, 2021
 
  Hemma Vara
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
   
 
   
 
 
 
 

Comvita has opened its multi-sensory retail experience

 
 

Global market leader in Mānuka honey, Comvita, has officially opened its state-of-the-art Wellness Lab in Auckland’s Viaduct. Combining nature with science, the multi-sensory experience takes guests on a journey that will bring a new depth of perception towards honey, Mānuka and bees. The world class space offers a tasting tour that engages each of the […]

 
  READ MORE  
 
  NEWS
 
  March 19, 2021
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
 
 
 
 

When e-commerce becomes re-commerce: New Zealand handbag brand adopts circular tech platform

 
 

Duffle&Co is the first online retailer in New Zealand to sign up to AirRobe, providing shoppers with an online solution to fashion waste.  Duffle&Co is the first Aotearoa apparel brand to integrate tech platform AirRobe at checkout, allowing customers to rent and re-sell items purchased at a later date. Dubbed the Airbnb for clothing, AirRobe’s […]

 
  READ MORE  
 
  Concept to closet
 
  March 19, 2021
 
  Hemma Vara
 
 
 
 
 
 

Wellington supermarket goes cash-free in support of vulnerable customers

 
 

A new supermarket in Wellington is operating without cash or credit to give vulnerable people the dignity of choice. There are no price tags on products and customers won’t be charged for goods.  The Social Supermarket, is the product of a collaboration between Wellington City Mission and New World, allowing people experiencing food insecurity to […]

 
  READ MORE  
 
  NEWS
 
  March 19, 2021
 
  The Register
 
 
 
 
   
FROM THE ICG BUSINESS NETWORK
 
 
Kiwi businesswomen shine in Forbes 30 under 30
 

Kiwi businesswomen shine in Forbes 30 under 30

 
 
 
 
PHD NZ’s new leave policy allows team to travel and reconnect
 

PHD NZ’s new leave policy allows team to travel and reconnect

 
 
 
 
Branding for Good
 

Branding for Good